The VGS El Centro location includes a 5,000 square foot retail store, a 10,000 square foot warehouse, and over five acres of yard space located in the heart of the Imperial Valley, just minutes from the Mexican border. The year-round El Centro location supplies packaging solutions for growers and harvesters of a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables in California, Arizona and across the border in Mexico. During the summer months El Centro provides much of the packaging for the seasonal melon and onion crops.
The large retail space serves VGS account customers and the general public who are looking for a quick, convenient, and friendly retail establishment. They can visit and purchase the best priced, highest quality hardware products for their growing and harvesting needs. The retail store carries items including gloves, knives, safety gear, tags, ties, rubber bands, and other products which a growing, harvesting, and shipping operation may need.
Packaging solutions provided in El Centro include corrugated containers, plastics and other packaging materials growers may require. In addition, El Centro’s proximity to the Mexican border allows this location to provide economical solutions to growers, harvesters, and workers in Mexico.